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Aug 2015
Government says
There's biscuits in your cupboard
But you can't have them
There's oven chips in your fridge
But you're not allowed those
There's a pie in your oven
But you shouldn't have that either
But here's an apple, they say
I'm allergic to apples
Here's a banana
Allergic to those, too
But you like blueberries
Yes.  I love blueberries
And you like Papaya
And Mango
Yes, I love all of those things
Then why don't you have one
I will
When I've won the lottery
Why can't you eat them now
A poem about Government Health leaflets that tell you that only the food that costs a fortune to buy is healthy.
Written by
Catherine Graham  Scotland
   Mysterious Aries and ---
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